SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TONIGHT

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will hold a star party Saturday night, January 28. The event begins at 6 p.m. and will end about 9 p.m., but you are encouraged to come when you can and leave when you want. Highlights will include several of the brightest constellations

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MBCA ANNUAL MEETING TOMORROW ASKS, “WHAT ABOUT MY WATER”

The Morongo Basin Conservation Association’s annual meeting has earned a reputation for introducing cutting-edge issues and innovations presented locally by industry experts. This year’s meeting looks to continue the tradition. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has this report… The Morongo Basin Conservation Association’s 2017 annual meeting is this Saturday, January 28, from

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF BURGLARY

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Tuesday, accused of burglarizing a home. According to a Sheriff’s report, a resident in the 5900 block of Aztec Avenue in Twentynine Palms came home about 3:30 p.m. and discovered someone had forced entry into the home and stolen a shotgun, gun case, and

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WE MEET MISS YUCCA VALLEY CONTESTANT KAYLEE POPE

Make plans to see this year’s Miss Yucca Valley scholarship pageant, based on academics and self-confidence, which is set for Saturday, February 4, at 6 p.m. at the Joshua Springs Thunderdome. Today, Reporter Kirby Davis introduces us to Kaylee Pope…

Today we are talking with Kaylee Pope. Kaylee, tell us

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TWENTYNINE PALMS STRATEGIC PLANNING TODAY AND TOMORROW

Today and tomorrow, January 27 and January 28, the city will hold public strategic planning workshops to review last year’s goals and maybe set some new ones. Topics under discussion will include the city’s financial position, community safety, public facilities, infrastructure, economic development, energy, marketing and wastewater. The meeting tonight

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY LOOKING FOR AUCTION DONATIONS

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society seeks auction items for its upcoming Red Hot Auction fundraiser. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… The Red Hot Auction hosted by the Twentynine Palms Historical Society will raise funds to help expand the Old Schoolhouse Museum. They are currently seeking donations to be auctioned.

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT DONATIONS NET HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORTATION

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District recently received two donations to be used for the purchase of an additional handicap-accessible vehicle for its non-emergency medical transportation program. The Morongo Basin Transit Authority donated $10,000, and the Hi-Desert Medical Center Auxiliary donated $20,000. The healthcare district’s LIFT Transportation Services provides free trips

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Z107-7 RADIO PERSONALITY PLAYS AT JOSHUA TREE SALOON SATURDAY

The host of a quirky local show on Z107.7 will be playing with her band Saturday night. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how you can hear the music of Rough and Lovely… Jill Carey Michaels, who hosts a quirky half-hour show on Z107.7, will be playing with her band

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TOMORROW NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will hold a star party Saturday night, January 28. The event begins at 6 p.m. and will end about 9 p.m., but you are encouraged to come when you can and leave when you want. Highlights will include several of the brightest constellations

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LIFETREE CAFÉ EXPLORES THE EXISTENCE AND SOURCE OF EVIL

The “Lifetree” Café” meets weekly in Twentynine Palms with subject designed to spur deep thought and communication. Reporter Edica Gonzales says this week they will take a close look at what is evil… The existence and causes of evil will be explored at this week’s Lifetree Café. The free program,

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DISTRICT ATTORNEY TO REVIEW CHARGES OF RECKLESS DRIVING, HIT-AND-RUN DURING YUCCA VALLEY PROTEST

The District Attorney’s office will review a case of reckless driving and hit-and-run during the Women’s March protest in Yucca Valley Saturday. According to a Sheriff’s report, Chris Kallgren of Yucca Valley was standing near the curb on Highway 62 near Old Woman Springs Road about 11 a.m. holding a

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CITY OF TWENTYNINE PALMS STRATEGIC PLANNING FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

With New Year’s behind us, cities are beginning to plan their next moves. Reporter David Haldane tells us what’s happening in Twentynine Palms and how you can be part of that planning… Interested in shaping your city’s future? If so and you live in Twentynine Palms, you’ll get your chance

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YUCCA VALLEY WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER HIT AND RUN INJURES PREGNANT WOMAN

A Yucca Valley woman was arrested following a hit-and-run collision in Yucca Valley Tuesday night. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Aracely Medina, 28, of Yucca Valley, who was driving a 1999 Honda Accord westbound on Antelope Trail, passed a vehicle on the left and ran the stop sign at Grand

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SHERIFF'S PATROL CAR INVOLVED IN COLLISION IN JOSHUA TREE

A Morongo Basin Sheriff’s patrol car was involved in a non-injury traffic collision Tuesday. According to a Sheriff’s report, Sheriff’s Deputy Natthaniel Campos was driving his marked Chevy Tahoe patrol unit southbound on Border Avenue about 8:30 p.m. Rickie Vigallon, 61, of Joshua Tree was driving his 2009 Honda CR-V

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MBTA DONATION GETS REACH-OUT A NEW VAN

Keeping with its mission to provide affordable transportation to the residents of our Morongo basin, the MBTA has donated a new van to the Reach Out organization. Managing editor Tami Roleff has details… Reach Out Morongo Basin will now be able to drive its neighbors to appointments in style, in

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LAST WEEKEND FOR “SYLVIA” AT THEATRE 29

This is the final weekend for the tail-wagging comedy “Sylvia” at Theatre 29. The show will run Friday and Saturday evening at 7:00 and Sunday at 2:30. “Sylvia” tells the tale of Greg, who, while facing a mid-life crisis, adopts a stray dog he names “Sylvia.” His wife Kate does

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TRI-CHAMBER MIXER AT HELEN GRAY CENTER THIS EVENING

A tri-chamber mixer will be held Thursday, January 26, at the Helen Gray Center on the Hi-Desert Medical Center campus in Joshua Tree. Join fellow Chamber of Commerce members for an evening of networking and refreshments. The mixer is set for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Email your reservation to marketing@hdmc.org.

WE MEET MISS YUCCA VALLEY CONTESTANT MAGGIE NELSON

Eight Yucca Valley area high school juniors will be vying for the title in the upcoming Miss Yucca Valley scholarship pageant. The annual Yucca Valley Rotary Club event is set for February 4 at the Thunderdome. Today, in the second of an eight-part series, Kirby Davis introduces candidate Maggie Nelson…

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A TALK ABOUT IODINE AND A FLUTE CIRCLE AT RAINBOW STEW SATURDAY

Two events at are slated at Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley, (55509 29 Palms Highway, across from Dollar General) in Yucca Valley this Saturday, Jan. 28. First, at 2 p.m., Charla Shamhart, herbalist and nutritional consultant, will offer a health talk, “Iodine, Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live

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LOOK, UP IN THE SKY, IT’S THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

Traveling at about 17,500 miles per hour, the International Space Station circles the Earth every 90 minutes. The crew aboard sees 16 sunrises and sunsets daily. Weather permitting, you can easily spot the space station as it traverses the sky above our Morongo Basin this evening. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has

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